Defining exactly what a music producer is can be quite difficult as the term encompasses a variety of different interpretations. What one music producer does another might never do and so the precise nature of the job is different from individual to individual. This said, the basic gist of what falls within a music producer’s role is to project manage the recording, mixing and mastering of an audio track. They can also be responsible for artistic direction, song selection, the arranging of session musicians and many more tasks. So let’s have a look at some of these responsibilities and what is involved.